Polygynax

Polygynax

Manufacturer:

Innotech

Distributor:

DKSH
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Neomycin sulphate, polymyxin B sulphate, nystatin, dimethylpolysiloxane.
Description
Composition: Neomycin sulphate 35,000 IU, Polymyxin B sulphate 35,000 IU, Nystatin 100,000 IU, Dimethylpolysiloxane (about 2.2 g), Excipients q.s.f. one 3.2 g capsule.
Action
Therapeutic Category: Topical anti-infectious agent (G. Genitourinary tract).
Indications/Uses
Topical treatment of vaginal infections.
Dosage/Direction for Use
RESERVED FOR ADULTS: Place one capsule deep in the vagina for 12 days. It is preferable and easier to insert the capsule while lying down on the back with the knees apart.
Practical advice: to avoid contaminating other people around, the patient should use personal face cloth and towel; wear cotton underwear; avoid vaginal douches and using tampons during treatment. Do not stop treatment during menstrual periods. The physician may also treat the patient's sexual partner in order to avoid reinfection.
Contraindications
Allergy to one of its ingredients or another substance of the same family; use of latex diaphragms or condoms.
Inform the physician or pharmacist about all medication the patient uses with Polygynax at the same time.
Warnings
Stop treatment in case of local intolerance or allergic reaction. In case of local allergy, the subsequent use of the same antibiotic or related antibiotics via the oral route may be compromised.
Special Precautions
Inform the physician in case of renal failure. Do not exceed the treatment duration recommended by the physician.
Use In Pregnancy & Lactation
The use of this drug is not recommended during pregnancy. This drug must not be taken while breast-feeding.
In general, pregnant women and nursing mothers should always ask the physician or pharmacist for advice before taking any drugs.
Adverse Reactions
Possibility of contact allergic eczema or away from the site of application in case of prolonged use. Report to the physician or pharmacist any unwanted and bothersome effects not mentioned.
Drug Interactions
Do not use with spermicidal products (risk of inactivation) and condoms.
Caution For Usage
Do not swallow.
Storage
Store below 25°C.
MIMS Class
Preparations for Vaginal Conditions
ATC Classification
G01AA51 - nystatin, combinations ; Belongs to the class of antibiotics. Used in the treatment of gynecological infections.
Presentation/Packing
Vag cap 3.2 g x 6's, 12's.
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